Remedial massage works to assist your body’s natural ability to heal. You may have an acute injury that has just occurred or a longer lasting chronic problem. Remedial massage also work to ease headaches, reduce swelling and during pregnancy.
may include techniques such as:
• Deep tissue release
• Trigger point release
• Myofascial release
• Active release techniques
• PNF stretching
• Active Isolated Stretching (AIS) and much more.
We will also give you advice that you can follow when you go home.
• Joint sprains
• Muscle strains and tension
• Muscular pain
• Jaw pain
• Back pain including disc injuries
• Neck pain and headaches
• Sporting injuries
• Cancer patients
is a beneficial component of treatment for a range of conditions including:
Your Remedial Massage therapist will ask you a range of questions to establish what type of treatment you need. This may include some assessment of your movement and also the area you would like treated. A personalised treatment plan will then be discussed with you specific to your needs.
is a gentle therapeutic touch that supports patients with cancer
Research shows that Oncology Massage Therapy can reduce the side effects from conventional treatment of cancer and improve the quality of life for someone undergoing cancer treatment or with a history of cancer. Patients reported that even after a single Oncology Massage session they experienced the following:
• Reduced pain
• Reduced fatigue
• Reduced nausea
• Reduced swelling
• Reduced depressive symptoms (such as anxiety)
• Showed improvement in shortness of breath & dry mouth
• Improvement in overall wellbeing and sleep
It is important to understand that an Oncology Massage Therapy is completely different from traditional forms of massage. Oncology Massage therapists are specifically trained in cancer care, and take into account elevated levels of stress and pain. A safe massage plan generally revolves around the side effects (both short-and long-term) of chemotherapy, radiation and surgery, as well as the preferences and needs of the person.